Rajab is the 7th month of Islamic calendar which means to respect. It is one of the most blessed and sacred month of Islam. 27th Rajab is observed as Shab e Miraj in Muslim countries of all over the world. It is also known as lailat-al-miraj in many Muslim countries.
When is the 27 Rajab in 2014?
27 Rajab will be observed on Tuesday, 27th May 2014.
Why 27 Rajab is Important?
27 Rajab is important because ascension of Holy Prophet of Islam Mohammad to the heaven happened on this day. In other words Shab-e-Miraj took place on 27 Rajab. That is why 27 Rajab or Shab-e-Miraj is called the night of journey or ascension to the heaven. Night of 27 Rajab is really a very importance and significance day for Muslims of all over the world.
How 27 Rajab is observed?
27 Rajab or Shab-e-Miraj is a government holiday in most of the Muslim countries in the world. Muslims of the world observe fasting on this day. They also do extra prayers and recites Quran on 27 Rajab nights as there is no specific prayer for Shab-e-Miraj or 27 Rajab. In many Muslim countries there is a practice of making bread and sweet dish called “Halwa” and distributing it to neighbors and relatives.
27 Rajab is considered as the night of journey or ascension to the heaven which is known as Shab-e-Miraj in Islam. It is one of the most significant, blessed and sacred day of Islam. Muslims of the whole world observed this day with religious mood.